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Interactive by Andrew Kahn. Background image by Tim Jones. Of the more than 10 million enslaved Africans to eventually reach the Western Hemisphere, just ,—less than 4 percent of the total—came to North America.
This was dwarfed by the 1. The dots—which represent individual slave ships—also correspond to the size of each voyage. The larger the dot, the more enslaved people on board. The interactive animates more than 20, voyages cataloged in the Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade Database.
We excluded voyages for which there is incomplete or vague information in the database. The graph at the bottom accumulates statistics based on the raw data used in the interactive and, again, only represents a portion of the actual slave trade—about one-half of the number of enslaved Africans who actually were transported away from the continent.
The Atlantic slave trade during its heyday and the remarkable life of Olaudah Equiano. There are a few trends worth noting. As the first European states with a major presence in the New World, Portugal and Spain dominate the opening century of the trans-Atlantic slave trade, sending hundreds of thousands of enslaved people to their holdings in Central and South America and the Caribbean.
Advertisement In the s, however, Spanish transport diminishes and is replaced and exceeded by British, French, Dutch, and—by the end of the century—American activity. This hundred years—from approximately to —is also the high-water mark of the slave trade, as Europeans send more than 7.
In the final decades of the trans-Atlantic slave trade, Portugal reclaims its status as the leading slavers, sending 1. Spain also returns as a leading nation in the slave trade, sendingto the West. The rest of the European nations, by contrast, have largely ended their roles in the trade.
The History of American Slavery Enroll now in a different kind of summer school. Included in your Slate Plus membership! By the conclusion of the trans-Atlantic slave trade at the end of the 19th century, Europeans had enslaved and transported more than The interactive originally displayed incorrect locations for Quilimane also spelled QuelimaneMalembo, and Cardenas.
The revised map does not show this port or voyages to it. Correction, June 25, The interactive originally displayed incorrect locations for St.
Vincent and Zion Hill. Follow him on Twitter.The map shows trade between nations in the s and s.
Click on the West Indies route in the Legend. What products were traded . The Atlantic slave trade, also known as the Transatlantic slave trade, was the trade of African persons supplied to the European colonies of the "New World" (the newly discovered North and South American continents) that were in and around the Atlantic Ocean.
It lasted from the 16th century to the. Jun 25, · History of American Slavery, Ep 2: The Atlantic slave trade during its heyday and the remarkable life of Olaudah Equiano.
There are a few trends worth noting. As the first European states with a. Slavery and the Slave Trade Simulation - posted in Teaching requests, ideas and resources: I have been commissioned to produce a simulation on slavery by the HA/Becta. I have finished the first draft and I am interested in finding teachers willing to try it out in the classroom.
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